Event Venues

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Our cutting-edge event and hospitality spaces are the perfect setting for any corporate or private event.

We know the venue’s what truly brings your event to life – so if you’re looking for a space with a difference – say no more!

Our selection of spaces includes heritage-listed buildings, riverfront restaurants, impressive brewery spaces and boutique houses nestled amongst the cliffs. There’s something for everyone!

Explore our collection of venues to find the perfect space for your event.

Venue Capacity

VenueSeated CapacityTheatre CapacityCabaret CapacityCocktail Capacity
Bougainvillea House808456150
Green House405632120
Felons Brewing Co.----
Felons Barrel Hall264---
Mr Percival's75---
Ciao Papi200---

Capacities stated above are maximum for each venue with current COVID restrictions of 2m per person. Maximum capacities for exclusive hire venues are across various areas and levels of the venues (indoor/deck/terrace). Please see individual venue specifications for more detailed capacity overview.

Please note capacities may change in line with Government directives at any time.


Rich in original character and detail, this heritage wharf building is an inimitable event space overlooking the city and Story Bridge. With exposed timber beams and authentic heritage features, the Rivershed is one of Brisbane’s most unique and desired event venues, ideal for cocktail celebrations and gala dinners.
Seated Capacity
Cocktail Capacity

Rivershed available for Exclusive Hire
Monday – Sunday
Lunch & Dinner

Cocktail Menus from $70 per guest
Feasting Menus from $119 per guest

For enquiries please contact events@hswco.com

Bougainvillea House

The largest of the houses, Bougainvillea House features a wrap-around veranda with stunning elevated views of the river, Story Bridge and the city skyline. Inspired by summer holidays in the Mediterranean and the relaxed Queensland lifestyle, this space makes your event feel like a home away from home. Bougainvillea House is ideally suited to intimate dinners and cocktail celebrations.
Seated Capacity
Cocktail Capacity

Bougainvillea House available for Exclusive Hire
Monday – Sunday
Lunch & Dinner

Cocktail Menus from $70 per guest
Feasting Menus from $119 per guest

For enquiries please contact events@hswco.com

Green House

Nestled in the heart of our gardens, Green House offers an inner city escape for guests.Encased by greenery, this event space opens out onto a covered terrace creating an opportunity for alfresco dining or cocktail celebrations.
Seated Capacity

Private Dining and Events

Set on the edge of the Brisbane River, Howard Smith Wharves offers an array of private dining options for events and celebrations. Felons Barrel Hall, Felons Brewing Co., Mr Percival's, Ciao Papi, Stanley, Greca and Yoko feature private dining rooms or spaces for exclusive event experiences. These venues can also be reserved for larger private events each with their own unique offerings.

Felons Barrel Hall

Felons Barrel Hall masterfully blends punchy flavours and bold sounds, all washed down with the kaleidoscope of refreshing Felons beers. Inspired by the rowdy German beer halls of Europe and grounded by the elegance of a masterfully blended experience, Felons Barrel Hall brings you a contemporary space which celebrates the magic of barrel conditioning beer. Felons Barrel Hall is a sensory experience, a place pulled together by the love of flavour, sound & colour. Enjoy a real treat on the senses. Group Menus from $59 per guest.
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Stanley’s philosophy is centred around great food, friends, fishermen and farmers. Inspired by head chef, Louis Tikaram’s travels across the globe and grounded by his local roots, Stanley’s menu showcases some of the best seafood, meat, vegetables and fruit in the world. Stanley’s ethos combines the best produce, mostly sourced locally, supporting our Australian industry with traditional Cantonese flavours. Tikaram’s fresh perspective and mindset of venturing outside the box adds to the unique experience of Stanley. Group Menus from $68 per guest.
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Mr Percival’s

Sip, relax and watch the sunset while enjoying a selection of delicious eats. It’s not difficult to imagine afternoons turning to evenings on the sun filled deck with a spritz in hand. Taking cues from Europe’s most iconic beach clubs, you’ll feel like it’s summer all year-long – making it a must-visit for locals, interstate tourists and global tastemakers. It’s impossible not to unwind at Mr Percival’s. It’s where you’ll find us. Group Menus from $55 per guest.

Ciao Papi

If you are looking for a riverfront location to host your long-lunch celebration or famiglia-style dinner - Ciao Papi is the place. Located at the New Farm end of the precinct, Ciao Papi is the perfect spot to sit and take in the river views whilst relaxing over a delicious Italian meal with friends, colleagues, neighbours and family, because everyone is welcome at Ciao Papi! Group Menus from $45 per guest.

Felons Brewing Co.

Founded by Brisbane locals, Felons Brewing Co. is a modern-day brewery proudly positioned on the banks of the Brisbane River. The brewery is nestled down under the Story Bridge, along the river at Howard Smith Wharves. There’s no better way to complement a cold beer than with an authentic wood-fired pizza or another one of their delicious plates to share. Celebrating locally sourced produce from Queensland’s best farmers, Felons delivers it in a contemporary style, allowing the goods to really shine through. Group Menus from $39 per guest.

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